Current status of laparoscopic gastric bypass

N. T. Nguyen, B. M. Wolfe

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Laparoscopic gastric bypass is emerging as a commonly performed procedure for the treatment of morbid obesity. This article discusses the indications for surgery, patient selection, surgical technique, management of complications, and outcomes of laparoscopic gastric bypass.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)249-256
Number of pages8
JournalMinerva Chirurgica
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes


  • Gastric bypasss.
  • Laparo
  • Morbid obesity
  • Scopy
  • Surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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